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What to Know Before Getting Clear Ceramic Braces

Ceramic braces give patients a toned down approach to orthodontics courtesy of clear, tooth-colored brackets and a less obvious shade of…

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Common Bite Problems Fixable With Orthodontics

How your top and bottom teeth meet is known as your “bite”. Unfortunately, the relationship between the upper and lower set isn’t always…

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4 Major Benefits of InBrace®

Never before have there been more options available for people wanting to straighten their teeth. Even better, so many choices are discreet…

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What Happens When Your Braces Are Put On

It’s completely normal to feel a bit anxious before coming in to get your ceramic or metal braces placed. Well, you can rest easy because…

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How to Clean Invisalign® Aligners Like a Pro

You already know that your teeth require daily care so it shouldn’t be too much of a surprise that the Invisalign® aligners you wear do as…

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What Is Phase 1 Treatment?

As a parent, you want your child to have a beautiful and healthy smile for years to come. Helping them achieve that, however, can feel…

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What Does an Orthodontic Retainer Do?

Many patients think that after their orthodontic treatment is finished, they’re good to go. In actuality, you will need to wear a…

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Metal Braces vs. Clear Ceramic Braces

No matter the type, braces from our Carmel, IN, orthodontists are designed to straighten teeth and ultimately, improve oral health. Still,…

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Is InBrace® Right for Me?

What if our Carmel, IN, orthodontists told you that there was a way for you to have a straighter smile without any outward-facing wires or…

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When Will My Braces Come Off?

It’s common for patients to ask our Carmel, IN, orthodontists for specifics regarding the length of orthodontic treatment soon after their…

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5 Types of Food That Aren’t Braces-Friendly

It can be a little disheartening to learn that once you have brackets and wires on your teeth, there are foods you shouldn’t eat. Don’t…

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Do I Have an Orthodontic Emergency?

Wires break, clear aligners get lost, and brackets become loose. It all happens, but not everything that goes awry regarding your…

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How to “Hack” Your Invisalign® Experience

Compared to regular metal braces, Invisalign® clear aligners are nearly invisible, removable, and involve no brackets or wires. Still, can…

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Can Adults Get Orthodontic Treatment?

Despite how it may seem, orthodontic treatment is not limited to only children or teenagers. Adults are fully able to make the move towards…

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4 Tips for Brushing and Flossing With Braces

Taking care of your teeth has always been important, but once you have braces, your smile requires extra attention. The reason? Wires and…

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How Are Metal Braces and Invisalign® Different?

Our Carmel orthodontists understand that not every patient looking to begin orthodontic treatment is interested in metal braces. Some,…

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How to Know When Your Child Needs Braces

For many children, they will reach an age when the idea of braces becomes more than a possibility. That age can vary but on average, most…

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